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4 Signs You Are Built For The Luxury Travel Life | Nigeria’s Entertainment News, Music, Video, Lifestyle

The term ‘luxury’ paints pictures of money, wealth and exuberance, so it is often thought to be a state influenced by the size of ones bank account. …

Hospitality

One murder every hour: how El Salvador became the homicide capital of the world

A 2012 truce between the government and gangs has fallen apart, and a police offensive is under way to combat a murder rate 90 times greater than the UK’s<p>On the deadliest day of the century in the world’s most homicidal country, a gang leader and convicted murderer sits quietly in a vegetable farm …

Earth's orbiting observatories and their literally awesome images

While the Voyager 1 probe, launched in 1977, cruises into interstellar space (the farthest man-made object from Earth) and missions like New Horizons capture snaps from the outskirts of the solar system, we've been keeping the heavy hitters close to home. Massive space telescopes that scan the …

Bodybuilding Food List - Top 11 Foods for Muscle Building

You most likely know that nutrition is a crucial factor in muscle growth and that is why having a "bodybuilding food" list can help you tremendously …

35 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

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Books

Microsoft's Xbox One video game console is your next work computer

Once the console got a Netflix app circa 2008, we spent even more time together. Just about the only thing I didn't use it for was getting any kind of work done. It's a games console, after all.<p>But the Xbox One, the successor to the Xbox 360, is increasingly well-positioned to do everything — …

Documentary reveals dark side of Japan's 'schoolgirl culture'

'People think it's role-playing. It's not': Documentary lifts the lid on the dark side of Japan's 'schoolgirl culture' and reveals how teen students …

5 Reasons to Buy the Xbox One Right Now

It’s axiomatic to the game console wars that a vocal minority will forever turn the “which to buy” debate into a fracas over technical exotica. …

Windows 10

Is Addiction A Habit Or A Disease?

A neuroscientist takes on the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s assertion that addiction is a brain disease—a classification he finds not only …

BBC locks Top Gear offices 'to stop Clarkson taking souvenir' during last ever lap

'I made it a good one. A smooth one. The sort of lap that would have made the Stig proud' - Jeremy Clarkson on his last time around the Top Gear track<p>Jeremy Clarkson has revealed how the BBC locked the Top Gear offices to stop him taking a souvenir when he returned to the set to drive his last ever …

Global Warming Will Destroy The Earth In The End

We like to think of our planet as perfect for life, having met all the conditions we know of for life to exist, flourish and thrive for billions of years. After all, here on Earth, with our not-too-thick and not-too-thin atmosphere, we’ve got liquid water on our surface, made possible by the …

Universe

Working WWII German ‘Enigma’ Machine Auctioned For Record-Breaking Price Along With The Only Existing Alan Turing’s Autographed Manuscript

One of the few remaining Enigma machines was recently sold at a Bonhams auction earlier this week for a record-breaking price. Among other …

11 Morning Habits That Will Change Your Life (And Make You More Creative)

<i>Your alarm clock goes off and it’s time to mindlessly shower, brush your teeth, eat breakfast, then head to work. Is that really all there is?</i>In …

9 Core Exercises That Get You Closer to 6-Pack Abs

<i>Do standard crunches and planks have you seeing minimal progress? Shape has the nine moves you need to target the muscles that matter, and they'll get you that much closer to six-pack abs!</i><p>Everybody wants a six-pack—which is great. But FYI, there are actually <i>four</i> key muscle groups you need to tone …

5 Tips For Skinny People to Gain Weight Naturally

Not many people can bulk up naturally especially when genetics is the main blame. In the fitness world, natural approaches are most fitting although …

How to Get Ripped Biceps - 3 Tips to Get Ripped Biceps Fast

How to get ripped biceps - this is a question on many a guy's mind. Just how can you get those big ripped "guns" like you see in the magazines?<p>Many …

Virtual Reality Porn And The Future Of Loneliness

Welcome to the very-near future of porn.<p>A few weeks back, a sex toy company called Lovense and a virtual reality porn company called VirtualRealPorn announced their collaboration. Soon, VirtualRealPorn’s growing library of VR porn videos will coordinate with Lovense’s digitally-endowed vibrator and …

Virtual Reality

Craziest Airplane Cabins of the Future

The butterfly seat concept’s main attraction is its convertibility. A simple fold of the seats turns a premium-economy-seating configuration into …

Is This The Future Of Aviation?

<b>These days, aircraft consist largely of a cylindrical fuselage with wings attached. The design has been in use for decades. A new study—called</b> …

NASA's Project LUCIFER Shocks Even Conspiracy Theorists

There is a new conspiracy theory that is shocking those who keep up with them, and it is about NASA’s Lucifer project.<p>Those who are interested in …

Why can't we see the center of the Milky Way?

Over a century later, William Herschel created the first theoretical diagram of what the Milky Way (1785) looked like. In it, he described the shape …

3 Ways You're Making Running Harder Than it Is

<i>By Markham Heid, Prevention.com</i><p>Always stretch before you run—you've heard it a thousand times. While the advice makes intuitive sense, you might be shocked to learn there's no research to support this wisdom. And now a study from Texas A&M University suggests that stretching can actually slow you …

Warren Buffett revealed this 'great philosophy of life' in a letter to a hedge fund manager

One of Cooperman's slide decks was highly critical of stock repurchasing and the way it was being practiced by companies at the time. In the presentation, he used Loews as an example of a company that had a good buyback program.<p>The other presentation was titled "A Case Study In Financial …

Monster Black Hole Spews Plasma in Incredible Time-Lapse Video

It's a collision of cosmic proportions: A video from the Hubble Space Telescope shows two chunks of material smashing together inside a jet of plasma …

Black Holes

How falling into a black hole may mean you live on as a hologram - without even noticing

In the movie <i>Interstellar</i>, the main character Cooper escapes from a black hole in time to see his daughter Murph in her final days. Some have argued …

15 Simple Ways to Live a Happy Life

"Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence."<p>Aristotle said this more than 2,000 years ago. And it still holds true today. What is the true purpose of life, if not to live a happy life until we die?<p>Happiness is one of the most sought-after goals in …

How to Avoid 4 Mental Blockers That Can Sabotage Your Career

<i>This story originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>You may not realize it, but your brain is working against you.<p>Think about it: How many times have you tried to focus in a meeting, only to succumb to a burning desire to check your Instagram?<p>Or how about the time you were told to come up with 10 new …

What's the Universe Made Of? Math, Says Scientist

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Scientists have long used mathematics to describe the physical properties of the universe. But what if the universe itself is math? …

Scientists say these 25 habits can help you feel happier and healthier

Each of the little things we do to boost our mood — from reading an adventure story to keeping a gratitude journal or even gazing up at the stars on a clear night — can add up to greater overall satisfaction.<p>But happiness doesn't come easy. We have to work at it.<p>Here are some of the things that …

Happiness